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Brains. Decisions. Behavior.
The Mental Sherpa.org
The Mental Sherpa Magazine (Flipboard)

Bodies. Health. Fitness.
Metadoxa Magazine (Flipboard)

Tribes. Conflict. Cooperation.
The Pamphlet.org
The Pamphlet Magazine (Flipboard)

Current Projects
Long Arc Projects

The Next American Economy

“The predestined, blue-collar lifestyle that Bruce Springsteen sang about in Darkness on the Edge of Town is already a thing of the past, and it will only grow smaller in our rear-view mirrors as we approach 2040. Soon, the world of the large central firm and steady, predictable work will exist only in museums.”

The Next American Economy

“Traditional work is dying.”

5 Major Ways Freelancers Will Change The Economy By 2040 | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

The U.S. Census Bureau reports that the total number of new business startups and business closures per year — the birth and death rates of American companies — have crossed for the first time since the measurement began. I am referring to employer businesses, those with one or more employees”

American Entrepreneurship: Dead or Alive?


Updated: September 2016

Current Effort:

  • Better focus points for nutrition.
  • Accelerated learning.

Slow Burns:

  • Brains: Innate trust sensitivities (what are the brain mechanics behind cooperation?)
  • Bodies: Executive Fitness (Maximizing Time vs Results for workouts)
  • Tribes: Cultural Evolution & Cooperation
  • Tribes: How do you generate a sense of belonging and purpose for individuals within an organization? Country? Planet?
  • Tribes: Livelihoods of the Future. What will we do? How will we provide for our families? How will we contribute to our communities? 
  • Tribes: The Metagame. How do you identify the larger purpose and the larger opportunities?